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St. Louis May Face Uphill Battle in 2016 Convention Bid

St. Louis plans to make a run at hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention, but some wonder if Missouri has become too one-sided in politics to attract a major party convention.


Veteran Stephen Sherman watches the program during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The DNC, which concludes today, nominated U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate. (Getty/Tom Pennington)

Slay Hopes to Lure Democratic Convention in 2016

Slay believes St. Louis would have been a better choice than Charlotte, N.C.



Overnight America: August 6, 2012 – Jennifer LeClaire, Alexander Bolton, Dave White

Technology Reporter Jennifer LeClaire of newsfactor.com joins us each week to take us through whats new in tech. Staff Writer Alexander Bolton from thehill.com joins us to talk about what happened on day 2 at […]


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Nixon: No Spotlight Role at DNC

Nixon doesn’t have a speaking role at the convention’s main stage.


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Pat Quinn: Republicans Are Scared of Facts

Of the men at the top of the Republican ticket, Quinn said, “Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan want to take away the promise that makes Medicare Medicare.


A banner reading "Forward" is seen during Chicago's Mayor Rahm Emanuel speech at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, on September 4, 2012 on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC). The DNC is expected to nominate US President Barack Obama to run for a second term as president. (MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/GettyImages)

Missouri Senate Race Hot Topic at DNC

Despite Claire McCaskill’s absence, the eyes of the nation are on the very tight U.S. Senate race.


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Romney in KC Focuses on Economy not Gay Rights

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney is trying to return the focus of his campaign to the sluggish economic recovery and his vision for America after spending a day restating his opposition to […]


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2012 DNC to be Held in Charlotte

St. Louis and Charlotte, North Carolina were considered the front runners.



Convention Announcement Wait Continues

STL Mayor lobbies President Obama, DNC Chairman


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